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Banks put brakes on investor lending

Banks are finally putting the brakes on lending to housing investors, implementing tougher policies that are expected to remove some of the heat from the booming housing market. Under huge public and private pressure from regulators, the big banks are effectively raising interest rates for many new property investors by scrapping or scaling back discounts…
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Credit report changes

One of the biggest changes in credit reporting regime has hit Australia. What does it mean for you as an investor and why should you care? If you haven’t paid much attention to your credit history, you may want to now, as Australia embarks on a massive overhaul of its credit reporting system. The comprehensive…
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First Home Owners – Who Can Benefit?

Do you have a family member, a friend or a colleague who is yet to purchase their first home and can benefit from receiving the First Home Owners Grant? With First home buyers on the decline and government paid grants on the incline, now might be a good time for first home buyers to consider…
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6 Investment tips to avoid

Learning from the mistakes of others is a great way to become a successful property investor. Here's a list of what to avoid on your way to the top 1. Putting if off Too busy', 'too risky' or 'not the right time in the property cycle' are common excuses for not taking action, but in…
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